ESNA 2018 | November 6-8, 2018 (Expo November 7-8)in Pasadena, California

ESNA Innovation and Champion Awards

The ESNA Innovation and Champion Awards are given annually to recognize individuals and organizations who are helping advance the energy storage ecosystem. Each year, we crowdsource nominations to ensure we receive a wide breadth of worthy candidates.

The Awards Ceremony will take place at the Energy Storage North America Conference at the Pasadena Convention Center on November 7, 2018.

ESNA Innovation Awards


This year, we ask for nominations and votes for the most innovative projects in the following categories:

  • Front of Meter Storage
  • Behind the Meter Storage
  • Mobile Storage


ESNA also requests nominations for Champion Awards. These awards are given to individuals who have shown transformational leadership and dedication in advancing energy storage in the following areas:

  • Utility
  • Policy


JULY 17: Innovation Award Nominations Begin

AUGUST 10: Innovation Award Nominations Close

SEPTEMBER 5: Award Finalists Announced and Voting Begins

SEPTEMBER 19: Award Finalists Voting Ends

NOVEMBER 7: Innovation and Champion Awards Ceremony